April 20th, Caddis Dry Fly Lessons

The night before plans were hatched (interesting I used that particular term). I was set to arrive at 8:45am and with a short hike in Wendy B. and I would be staring at trout water by 9:15am. An initial water temp was taken at the first riffle crossing made, a cool…

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Meet My New Friend; And Five of His Pals

 “The core of mans’ spirit comes from new experiences.” Christopher McCandless The X-Factor created by J.P. and proven lethal by W.B. this last trip. I decided to give a go at tying some carp flies. I’m hoping the way I tied these combined with the hook style (Mustad 37160) will make for…

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